strenuousness


strenuousness
See strenuously.

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  • strenuousness — index effort, industry (activity) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • strenuousness — strenuous ► ADJECTIVE ▪ requiring or using great exertion. DERIVATIVES strenuously adverb strenuousness noun. ORIGIN Latin strenuus brisk …   English terms dictionary

  • Strenuousness — Strenuous Stren u*ous, a. [L. strenuus; cf. Gr. ? strong, hard, rough, harsh.] Eagerly pressing or urgent; zealous; ardent; earnest; bold; valiant; intrepid; as, a strenuous advocate for national rights; a strenuous reformer; a strenuous defender …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • strenuousness — noun see strenuous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • strenuousness — noun The state or character of being strenuous; eagerness; earnestness; active zeal. Syn: strenuosity, eagerness, earnestness …   Wiktionary

  • strenuousness — stren·u·ous·ness || strenjÊŠÉ™snɪs n. arduousness, quality of requiring extreme effort; quality of being vigorous and energetic …   English contemporary dictionary

  • strenuousness — stren·u·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • strenuousness — noun extreme effortfulness • Syn: ↑arduousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑strenuous, ↑arduous (for: ↑arduousness) • Hypernyms: ↑effortfulness …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kierkegaard, Søren — ▪ Danish philosopher Introduction in full  Søren Aabye Kierkegaard  born May 5, 1813, Copenhagen, Den. died Nov. 11, 1855, Copenhagen  Danish philosopher, theologian, and cultural critic who was a major influence on Existentialism and Protestant… …   Universalium

  • arduousness — noun extreme effortfulness • Syn: ↑strenuousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑strenuous (for: ↑strenuousness), ↑arduous • Hypernyms: ↑effortfulness …   Useful english dictionary


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